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Samuel Adams Rebel IPA - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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Samuel Adams Rebel IPASamuel Adams Rebel IPA

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BA SCORE
81
good

2,501 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 2,501
Reviews: 288
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 14.25%
Wants: 32
Gots: 494 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
COLOR Bright Copper / 11 SRM
ALC BY VOL/WT 6.5%ABV - 5.1%ABW
IBUs 45
YEAST STRAIN Samuel Adams Ale Yeast
MALT VARIETIES Samuel Adams two-row pale malt blend, Caramel 60
HOP VARIETIES American Cascade, Simcoe®, Chinook, Centennial, and Amarillo
CAL/SERVING 198 per 12oz serving
SPECIAL INGREDIENTS N/A

(Beer added by: kylehay2004 on 06-19-2013)
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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

Hrdqore, Apr 19, 2014
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3.79/5  rDev +5.9%

Possibly the best IPA I have had to date. For the longest time I wasn't much of an IPA fan - way too bitter for me. But, I do try to stay open minded and so I try, and I have discovered the magic of acquiring the taste for IPAs. I am no expert, but I know what I like and don't and this IPA hits the spot with me. Not so bitter, a distinct smell and slight taste of oranges, and what I experience is a crisp IPA that leaves me, surprisingly, wanting more.

jjamadorphd, Apr 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

schoon, Apr 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +18.7%

Hopstout, Apr 18, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

xacidx, Apr 18, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9.2%

DRTBrewster, Apr 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

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SkinniePost, Apr 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

beerfinder, Apr 17, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9.2%

AMCimpi, Apr 17, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -9.2%

hmmmbeer10, Apr 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

robebo44, Apr 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

CoreyClark, Apr 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

Jimbodini, Apr 17, 2014
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3.43/5  rDev -4.2%

Appearance: Brilliantly clear, golden beer pours with a thick topper of creamy, white foam. The foam melts to 2mm of cover. Clear carbonation rising from base of snifter.
Smell: Extreme green gop smell. Citrusy, piney, juicy. Absolutely excellent hoppy aroma.
Taste: Light bitterness. Clearly not much of a bittering addition. Very smooth with not much lingering taste.
Mouth-Feel: Light to medium body. Shy of fizzy carbonation, but still up front. Not much to write home about.
Overall: A technically good IPA. A little industrial and boring, with no real jazz. Good if you're mowing the lawn, but I wouldn't bring it to a friend's house. Then again, I'm not that big of a fan if IPAs.

Henrich, Apr 17, 2014
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Samuel Adams Rebel IPA from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
81 out of 100 based on 2,501 ratings.